Callocasta persimilis (Moore, 1888) -

Taxonomic Information

List of Callocasta known from India based on Kirti et al. (2019).
Callocasta persimilis (Moore, 1888). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling), Arunachal Pradesh.
Callocasta similis (Moore, 1888). India: West Bengal (Darjeeling), Arunachal Pradesh.

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh111
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli
Daman & Diu
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Paschimbanga
Pondicherry
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal1
Total211
  1. OD: Medasina persimilis Moore, 1888 In: Hewitson & Moore, Desc1:new Indian tepid. Insects Colin late M,: W. S. Atkinson: 235.
  2. Haruta, T. (Ed.). 1992. Moths of Nepal. Part 1. TINEA. Vol. 13 (Supplement 2). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo.MON Pl. 38/6 which is actually Callocasta persimilis
  3. Stüning, D. 2000. Additional notes on the Ennominae of Nepal with descriptions of eight new species (Geometridae) in Haruta, T. (Ed.). 2000. Moths of Nepal. Part 6. TINEA. Vol. 16 (Supplement 1). The Japan Heterocerists’ Society, Tokyo. Pg. 118. 

 

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Callocasta persimilis (Moore, 1888) – . In Sondhi, S., Y. Sondhi, R.P. Singh, P. Roy and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.73. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://moths.ncbs.res.in/callocasta-persimilis, accessed 2024/04/20.